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Mountain Equipment Co-op

130 Broadway W, Vancouver, British Columbia V8W 1Z2, Canada
+1 250-386-2667
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Great store for the outdoor adventurer

This store has so much to offer for so many outdoor activities. Our family has been buying back... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2017
Mountain Equipment Co-op

This is a great store. It has everything one may want with regards to outdoor activities... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2017
Bob H
Mississauga, Canada
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This equipment and apparel store carries everything needed for the outdoor enthusiast.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
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“camping gear” (3 reviews)
“great store” (3 reviews)
“clothing” (4 reviews)
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130 Broadway W, Vancouver, British Columbia V8W 1Z2, Canada
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

This store has so much to offer for so many outdoor activities. Our family has been buying back packs here for decades, always stands up to rigorous travel! Camping gear is high quality, as is all their clothes. People might at first find it all...More

Thank CanadaCypress
Reviewed 1 September 2017

This is a great store. It has everything one may want with regards to outdoor activities, including all water avtivities, cycling, skiing, as well as a wide range of clothing for all seasons.

Thank Bob H
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Shopping at MEC is not only getting stuff, it's about being educated to actually get the right stuff and using it properly. All you need, you'll find here, and if not, they'll order it for you. Make sure you get your membership right now!

Thank Christian G
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Just shopped there today and found everything I was looking for...sleeping bag, shirts, jacket, biodegradable soap, etc

Thank tamsin1
Reviewed 12 July 2017

I went to Mountain Equipment Co-Op (MEC) in Victoria, BC. This is store where I regularly purchase products. I have always felt excited to shop at MEC for their excellent camping gear, to bike accessories, and climbing equipment. Sure sometimes things can be more expensive...More

1  Thank margaretwarriorlove
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

MEC is a shadow of its former self. If you want unhelpful staff acting like they're doing you a favour and enjoy products that don't match their advertising, then knock yourself out.

Thank cwithy
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

This is the best place to purchase your outdoor adventurer gear. The staff are professional and full of knowledge with personal experiences. The product is worth spending the money on for your personal comfort and safety. I would recommend this store to anyone. My shopping...More

Thank Andreas M
Reviewed 18 September 2016

6 months ago I drove over to MEC to purchase a very popular pull on boot (in a very common size)..sold out. Two weeks ago needed to purchase a fairly high end common item, got wise now...checked on the website and they had one left...More

1  Thank D G
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Wasted 30 minutes feeling totally invisible in a fruitless attempt to acquire a water bottle before walking out in disgust. Store entry was first issue - not easy to locate. Help from staff non existent. Had one fellow next to where I was standing waiting...More

Thank Margaret K
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

A bit like Cabelas for real people. There's no guns (I kinda like guns 😕). There's no fishin' stuff (I LOVE fishin' 😕😕) but there's pretty much everything else. It's Canada's wonderland, winter and summer. Kayaks, canoes, pedal bikes of EVERY description, EVERYTHING and more...More

1  Thank 5cottie
Residential neighbourhood to the ultra-wealthy, the
gorgeous manor houses centred around The Crescent area
are a fabled sight to behold. Shaughnessy is
Vancouver's most verdant plotted neighbourhood, and
its tree-lined streets, walking routes, bike trails,
and charming public parks make for an ideal location
to spend and afternoon communing with nature.
Consequently, it is also the botanical centre of the
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